Volunteering Overseas

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Volunteering Overseas

The Wood Foundation supports organisations and individuals with funding to provide life changing and development experiences for young people in the North-East of Scotland to volunteer overseas.

Decisions on what will be funded will be made by The Wood Foundation and before submitting an application you should know whether you fit in with the following requirements:

  • Group/individual is local to the North East of Scotland
  • Taking part in a project that builds capacity of the community the person/group is looking to visit, without displacement of local employment or business locally
  • Plans to share experience and learning on return
  • Travelling with an approved sending organisation (VSO, Project Trust, Vine Trust, Raleigh International, Lattitude, Restless Development (SPW), Secondary Schools, Universities or another charitable/non-profit making organisation.